|El desafÃo insurgente: AnÃ¡lisis del corso hispanoamericano desde una perspectiva peninsular, 1812-1828 - Feliciano GÃ¡mez Duarte|
In this thesis we studies the role played by the Hispanix-American insurgent privateers in the wars of independence os Spanish America. Their actions took to them beyond american territorial waters and presnts in the peninsular coasts became, with special incidence in the Gulf of Cadiz. This study also analyzes the reach of the privateering activities in the two differentiated planes affluent. From one it leaves the plane political, since most of these privateers although under protection of act...
Keywords: Privateers; Hispanic America; Naval History XIXth Century; Spanish Navy XIXth Century; Baltimore privateers
|Alberto De Martino's "THE BLANCHEVILLE MONSTER" (1963) HQ|
AKA "Horror", an Italian gohic thriller about family curse written by brothers Bruno and Sergio Corbucci, supposedly inspired by Edgar Allan Poe. Lots of dark corridors, ladies in nightgown with a candle, thunder storms, and ugly monster creeping around... Great fun! Strangely enough, this US dubbed version occures in XIXth Century France, while the French dubbed release of 1966 (as "Le Manoir de la Terreur") was supposed to occure in turn of the XIXth Century Scotland...
Keywords: Blancheville; Monster; curse; gothic; Italian; XIXth Century; Castle; Horror
|Broken Sails - Khoral|
Thematically, "Broken Sails" is about XIXth sea travel... not really a concept album, but it's subtitled "Life in a sinking ship" because that's pretty much what the songs are all about... a dark, intense trip to India, set on a broken ship... I took inspiration from John Cale's song "Captain Hook", the epic but introspective tale I covered some time ago for a compilation, and of course, the Conrad novel which lends its name to the opening track...
Keywords: sea songs; pop; electro; moog; sailing; India; XIXth century
|[xs-23] The Oniric Ep - The Oniric (Luis Silva, Luis Guilherme)|
Today I present you a project of a long date friend, Luis Guilherme , who I met while I was still a child. and who brought us, among with his friend Luis Silva this fine ep which is actually their very first recording registry and where we can listen to some kind of singular sound that trancends music cathegories, where dark ambient is conflued with electronica, goth music and at a more conceptual basis, trip hop, neo-folk fado, XIXth century classical music power and intelligent pop in a fusion...
Keywords: dark ambient; electronica; goth; trip hop; neo-folk; fado; XIXth century classical music; power pop; intelligent pop; alternative; fusion; influences